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SC Judge Casey Manning Rules Speaker Bobby Harrell Can’t be Investigated by Grand Jury over Allegations of Corruption

casey manning A grand jury was ordered to stop investigating South Carolina House Speaker Bobby Harrell. The judge ruled that only the Republican's colleagues and friends in the state House Ethics Committee can begin a probe into allegations of corruption against him. In 2013, the South Carolina Policy Council filed a complaint with Alan Wilson, Republican state […]

Albuquerque Police Violated Lapel Camera Policy 60 Times

camera America’s Predatory Deadbeats (otherwise known as the Albuquerque Police Department) are in the news again. Will it ever end? On April 21, Albuquerque police Officer Jeremy Dear shot and killed 19 year-old Mary Hawkes. She was suspected of stealing a truck, and allegedly was running from police when she was shot: Albuquerque Police Chief Gordon […]

Charleston SC Becomes 9th GOP County to Censure Lindsey Graham

lindseygraham-sad The Charleston County Republican Party voted to censure Sen. Lindsey Graham by the vote of 39- 32 tonight. This makes the 9th local Republican Party to censured Graham this election season. The Charleston County Party is located in the "low country" which is considered a Graham stronghold. The fact that Graham was censured by executive […]

School Seizes Teen’s Lunch - Mom Pays Debt For Every Student

amanda keown In Memphis, Tennessee, a high school student was denied access to the school lunch program because his mother has been identified as having an outstanding balance. The teenager said he was "embarrassed … especially in front of the whole class" because the cafeteria official refusing to give him lunch did so in a public forum. The teenager's […]

Woman Left Unarmed Due To New Colorado Gun Laws

ruger sr9 gun Colorado’s controversial new gun law requiring a background check for any transfer of a firearm has left one woman unarmed. Now she’s frustrated that her weapon, taken by police for safekeeping after a car accident, isn’t being returned. Sara Warren said Fort Collins police took her Ruger SR9, which she uses for personal protection in […]

The Daily Show Weighs in on the South Carolina Senate Race 2014

jon stewart The satirical news program "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" on Monday night tried to find the most conservative candidate in South Carolina's U.S. Senate primary race. Appearing on the segment were GOP challenger Bill Connor, former U.S. Representative Bob Inglis, who is backing incumbent Lindsey Graham and a pair of Bright supporters, Jeff and […]

Anonymous: Homeless People in US Deported to Camps

welcome-to-columbia-sc_crop_650x440 Anonymous released a new video yesterday about homeless Americans being sent to camps. In case you did not hear or need a refresher, this video was inspired by a very controversial decision of last summer to criminalize homelessness in Columbia, South Carolina. Fox News reported in August: South Carolina's capital city is dishing out some […]

Watching Porn & Falsifying Documents isn't Enough to get EPA Employees Fired

A warning page on a porn website The Environmental Protection Agency has not been firing employees for watching pornography and falsifying federal documents, according to California Republican Rep. Darrell Issa. “How much pornography would it take for an EPA employee to lose his job?” Issa asked EPA officials, including the agency’s second-in-command, testifying before the House Oversight Committee. Issa chairs the committee. […]

Libertarian Candidate Adrian Wyllie Invited to Florida Gubernatorial Debate

Adrian-Wyllie-630x286 Just like in South Carolina where the state Libertarian Party went to the state Supreme Court to secure third-party ballot access, there has been another major victory for liberty lovers. This time it's in Florida where Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Adrian Wyllie received an official invitation to the state's largest and most watched gubernatorial debate. Typically, invitations […]

Michigan Takes Right to Farm Away from Suburbs Dwellers

Michigan-Takes-Away-the-Right-to-Farm The War on Self-Sufficiency continues, and this week’s victims are small backyard farmers in Michigan. The “right to farm” in that state no longer exists for those who live on any property where there are 13 homes within one eighth mile or a residence within 250 feet of the property. This means that the folks […]